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greengeek


Joined: 20 Jul 2010
Posts: 4829
Location: Republic of Novo Zelande

PostPosted: Mon 06 Nov 2017, 03:12    Post subject:  

I have always been confused about the "new version" button - it has never previously worked for me. However, seeing this exchange made me try it again and i think it may be worth noting that it is not self-explanatory (at least not to me...)

It is not effective to just click "upload new version" - that does nothing.

It is imperative to click "choose file / add attachment" first. That uploads the new file to the forum cache. After that you can click "upload new version" then the update will occur. After that the new version appears and the counter updates with each new upload (without resetting the upload counter).

Dunno if that makes sense to others but that is the only way that works for me.
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Greatnessguru


Joined: 09 Jul 2007
Posts: 105
Location: rural McBain MI USA (near Cadillac MI)

PostPosted: Sat 25 Nov 2017, 19:25    Post subject: Download link bug: 2017 July Read Online
Subject description: Link is <gobbledygook>.html
 

http://smokey01.com/newsletters/

2017 July Read Online:
http://smokey01.com/newsletters/2017/July/

Right-Click, then Save Link As:
WRzJNCn1.html

It should be:
0007-PuppyLinuxNewsletter-July2017.html

Example:
0008-PuppyLinuxNewsletter-August2017.html
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6502coder


Joined: 23 Mar 2009
Posts: 431
Location: Western United States

PostPosted: Mon 04 Dec 2017, 02:18    Post subject:  

The Puppy Newsletter Index file has been updated through the December 2017 issue. Get the index here as usual:

http://murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?p=950064#950064

EDIT: reposted to incorporate an editorial suggestion by mfb
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smokey01


Joined: 30 Dec 2006
Posts: 2675
Location: South Australia

PostPosted: Sat 30 Dec 2017, 19:16    Post subject:  

Over the past 12 months I've mentioned this newsletter is supposed to be community based. This simply means, for it to survive, the community needs to contribute and sadly it hasn't. There have been a few regulars and I have very much appreciated their help.

The last couple of months has been particularly shorter on content and the Jan 2018 edition will be no different, if and when I manage to publish it.

In a nutshell, If more people are not willing to help, I'm afraid the newsletter will die.

Happy New Year to all.

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s243a

Joined: 02 Sep 2014
Posts: 828

PostPosted: Sat 30 Dec 2017, 20:34    Post subject:  

smokey01 wrote:
Over the past 12 months I've mentioned this newsletter is supposed to be community based. This simply means, for it to survive, the community needs to contribute and sadly it hasn't. There have been a few regulars and I have very much appreciated their help.

The last couple of months has been particularly shorter on content and the Jan 2018 edition will be no different, if and when I manage to publish it.

In a nutshell, If more people are not willing to help, I'm afraid the newsletter will die.

Happy New Year to all.


In my opinion there was lots of content on the December news letter. That said don't let the news letter consume you too much. As popular as the news letter seems to be, In my opinion the work that you have done keeping older non-official puppies alive is more important.

Your website is often the only place that one can find a large collection of pets and sfs files for older non-official puppies.

Thanyou for all your hardwork for the puppy community Smile.
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6502coder


Joined: 23 Mar 2009
Posts: 431
Location: Western United States

PostPosted: Tue 02 Jan 2018, 16:43    Post subject:  

The Puppy Newsletter Index file has been updated through the January 2018 issue. Get the index here as usual:
http://murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?p=950064#950064

Thanks again to smokey01 for putting the Newsletter together!
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hamoudoudou


Joined: 24 Jul 2014
Posts: 406
Location: rabat

PostPosted: Thu 01 Feb 2018, 14:38    Post subject: all eggs should be in the same basket..  

all eggs should be in the same basket.. The older basket. If people do their own way, first that will be uncomplete, and To much work to update.
Update wiki should be the policy since Puppy was born.
I Have the some opinion for repositories.
Puppy luvr was the responsible for documentation , was he ? Himself was not informed.
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6502coder


Joined: 23 Mar 2009
Posts: 431
Location: Western United States

PostPosted: Fri 02 Feb 2018, 03:03    Post subject:  

The Puppy Newsletter Index file has been updated thru the Feb 2018 issue. See the link 2 posts back.
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